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Agitations for 2023 succession plans unhelpful – Gov. Udom cautions

Agitations for 2023 succession plans unhelpful – Gov. Udom cautions

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has cautioned politicians in the State to desist from heating up the polity with 2023 succession plans. He noted that such a move was a tool of distraction…

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Boko Haram: Gov. Buni mourns slain Army Commander, Col. Bako

Boko Haram: Gov. Buni mourns slain Army Commander, Col. Bako

The Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni has expressed deep sorrow over the death of Colonel Dahiru Ciroma Bako, who died after a fierce battle with Boko Haram terrorists. Buni, through his Director-General, Press and…

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‘Pay our gratuities’ – Ogun pensioners tell Gov Abiodun

‘Pay our gratuities’ – Ogun pensioners tell Gov Abiodun

Pensioners in Ogun State have called on Governor Dapo Abiodun to pay their gratuities. The pensioners claimed that state government retirees were owed from 2014 while local government counterparts are owed from 2011. The pensioners,…

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Gov. Bello suspends management of Kogi Revenue Service, gives reasons

Gov. Bello suspends management of Kogi Revenue Service, gives reasons

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has suspended the management of the State Internal Revenue Service with immediate effect. The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Onogwu Muhammed, disclosed this in a statement on…

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Akeredolu’s son threatens to sue Deputy Gov over false accusation

Akeredolu’s son threatens to sue Deputy Gov over false accusation

The son of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, Babajide Akeredolu has threatened to sue his father’s deputy, Agboola Ajayi over alleged false accusation that he siphoned the sum of N433 million from the State’s…

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Boko Haram: Gov. Zulum mourns Col. Dahiru Bako killed by insurgents in Borno

Boko Haram: Gov. Zulum mourns Col. Dahiru Bako killed by insurgents in Borno

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno State has condoled with the Nigerian Army over the demise of Col. Dahiru Bako, who was killed in an ambush by Boko Haram insurgents, NAN reports. Bako was killed on…

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COVID-19: Gov. Lalong meets critical stakeholders amidst rising cases

COVID-19: Gov. Lalong meets critical stakeholders amidst rising cases

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State on Monday met with critical stakeholders amidst the rise in the number of COVID-19 cases in the state, as the government seeks measures to stem the tide. The Governor…

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Nigerians believe governors are corrupt, thieves – Gov El-Rufai

Nigerians believe governors are corrupt, thieves – Gov El-Rufai

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has said most people see Governors as thieves, corrupt and ineffective. The Governor said this in response to questions on why he believes being a governor is the worst…

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Obaship Crisis: Don’t commit contempt of court, community warns Gov Fayemi

Obaship Crisis: Don’t commit contempt of court, community warns Gov Fayemi

As the controversy over the stool of Olorin of Orin Ekiti in Ido Osi Local Government Area rages, the community has warned Governor Kayode Fayemi against presenting staff of office to the Oba-elect, Prince Olufemi…

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IGP Mohammed Adamu told to call policemen to order over alleged siege on Gov Wike

IGP Mohammed Adamu told to call policemen to order over alleged siege on Gov Wike

Hon. Kelechi Nwogu, the member representing Omuma constituency in Rivers State House of Assembly and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has condemned the alleged siege laid to Governor Nyesom Wike’s hotel in…